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The Resource Lorena M. Bumpas reminiscences pamphlet

Lorena M. Bumpas reminiscences pamphlet

Label
Lorena M. Bumpas reminiscences pamphlet, circa 1986
Title
Lorena M. Bumpas reminiscences pamphlet
Inclusive dates
circa 1986
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains a copy of the document, "When Grandma Was a Little Girl," written by Lorena M. Bumpus circa 1986. Written when she was 77 years old, Mrs. Bumpus relates her experiences as a young girl growing up in Indiana. She speaks about her family, school, and everyday life during the early part of the 20th century. One story of note in her narrative is the encounter she and her father had with the Klu Klux Klan (KKK)
Biographical or historical data
Lorena May Wright was born on November 5, 1908 at Fillmore, Indiana to Duward and Alice Wright. She married Lotus M. Bumpas (1901-1975) on November 20, 1926 and they had one son, Richard (1931-2004). Bumpas died on December 8, 1993.Sources:Ancestry.com. "Lorena May Wright." Indiana Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993. Accessed April 21, 2016. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com/."Lorena M Wright Bumpas." Indianapolis Star (IN), December 11, 1993.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bumpas, Lorena M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
  • Families
  • Putnam County (Ind.)
Label
Lorena M. Bumpas reminiscences pamphlet
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2373
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/04/21 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/04/21 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid revised 2016/05/20 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20664261
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn953971613
  • (OCoLC)953971613
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder
Label
Lorena M. Bumpas reminiscences pamphlet
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2373
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/04/21 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/04/21 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid revised 2016/05/20 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20664261
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn953971613
  • (OCoLC)953971613
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder

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